Craig's Violins brings a lifetime of violin experience to Austin violin students. Potential students can check out available time slots for violin as well as viola lessons directly from the owner on Craig's Violins website, and the store can assist with locating additional teachers for violin, viola, cello, and bass as well. The owner, Craig Walker, has a background in playing, making, and restoring violins and today sells, rents, and repairs violins, violas, cellos, and upright basses. Mr. Walker has also served as a violin appraiser and consultant for the National Geographic's Americas Lost Treasure. Individuals have access to a variety of vintage violins and bows, trade-ups, new instruments and bows, handmade violins by Mr. Walker, and custom-built violins, and rental instruments are also available as well as electronic violins.